A hockey player skates across the ice under a spotlight.

Ice Arena


The Department of Recreational Services is proud to announce the launch of its new online registration Web Portal. Visit the portal today to view all our spring 2016 programs and sign up for a course.

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General Information

The Ice Arena, built in 1970, is a family friendly facility serving both the university community and outlying communities. There are two ice surfaces: the Main Rink measuring 200’ X 85’ and the Rec Rink measuring 150’ X 80’. Recreational skating, figure skating, ice hockey, birthday parties, and private rentals are just a few things to consider while at the Ice Arena. The Ice Arena offers a multi-purpose meeting room, skate sharpening, and a full service snack bar which accepts KSU Flashcards.  The Ice Arena is home to the Kent State ACHA Hockey Team and the Kent State Figure Skating Team. It is also home to six area high school teams, a figure skating club and a youth hockey program.  Please feel free to browse our website for more detailed programming information or contact the KSU Ice Arena at (330) 672-RINK.

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